Hochfeiler

The Hochfeiler (Italian: Gran Pilastro; German: Hochfeiler) is a mountain, 3,510 metres high, and the highest peak in the Zillertal Alps on the border between Tyrol, Austria, and South Tyrol, Italy.

Hochfeiler
Highest point
Elevation3,510 m (11,520 ft)
Isolation49.3 kilometres (30.6 mi)
Coordinates46°58′22″N 11°43′34″E
Geography
LocationTyrol, Austria / South Tyrol, Italy
Parent rangeZillertal Alps
Climbing
First ascent24 July 1865 by Paul Grohmann, Georg Samer and Peter Fuchs

References

  • Heinrich Klier, Walter Klier: Alpine Club Guide Zillertaler Alpen, Rother Verlag, Munich, (1996), ISBN 3-7633-1269-2
  • Zeitschrift des Oesterreichischen Alpenvereins, Vol. II, page 127, Vienna, 1870/71
  • Carl Diener in Eduard Richter (ed.): Die Erschließung der Ostalpen, Vol. III, Berlin, 1894
  • Raimund von Klebelsberg: Geologie von Tirol, Berlin, 1935
  • Alpine Club Map 1:25,000 series, Sheet 35/1
  • Tabacco-Verlag, Udine, carta topografica 1:25,000, Sheet 037, Hochfeiler-Pfunderer Berge

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